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Kristopher Pisarik      

CHS Class of 1977

 



CHS ’77
National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, The Paper Lion (CHS student newspaper) JV Hockey, Soccer (1,2,3,4 Merrimack Valley Conference Honorable Mention All-Star), Baseball (1,2,3,4 Golden Glove Award-3rd Base)

Northeastern University BA Journalism Magna Cum Laude ’82; Intern Lowell Sun (1,2,3,4) earning 3 professional writing awards: (1981); 1st place for Spot News Writing, Honorable Mention for Best Feature story from the New England Press Association (1981); 1st place for Spot News Writing, from the New England Press Association (1982); Northeastern News (NU newspaper) Feature Editor

Career
Lowell Sun Newspaper Lowell, MA Reporter, columnist, Assistant Managing Editor for Local News; Responsibilities included: police reporter, Town of Chelmsford reporter, General Assignment reporter, Sunday Editor; Special events covered include: Re-dedication of the Statue of Liberty and week long series of a heart transplant recipient in Houston, TX. Developed and designed a monthly page “Serving Us Proud” honoring local military personnel serving at home and abroad 

Honors 
“Sun’s Editor’s Award” by the Lowell Sun for dedication to the newspaper; Lowell Sun 1st Place New England Press Association’s Headline Writing category due to his award winning front page headlines

Community
CHSAA Board of Directors, Editor of CHASS “Lion’s Pride” newsletter, CHSAA web site, coaching youth sports in Chelmsford including: soccer, softball; South Row Elementary School (Elected member of School Council), CHS Management Council; Providing musical entertainment at local nursing homes